Galway native Daryl Horgan whose star continues to rise after being called up to the Republic of Ireland squad.

Call up to Irish squad shows talent of local soccer star

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT may not quite have been Stuttgart in ’88 or Genoa in 1990 or the Giants Stadium in ’94 but the Republic of Ireland’s historic 1-0 victory over Austria in...
The Charioteers, who take to the road for Pieta House, pictured in Pearse Stadium last Saturday. Back row: Lisa Porter, Noel Kelly, Aoibhinn Moynihan, Caoimhe Moynihan, Michael Larkin (Galway Hurling Committee Chairperson), Padraic Cawley (main sponsor), Eamonn Gilligan and John Hanbury (Galway hurler). Front row: Joe Burke (Pieta House), Brendan Ruddy, Cian Larkin, Damien Ryan, Keeva Ryan, Rory Moynihan, Shauna Burke (Galway senior camogie player) and Donna Burke (Pieta House). Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure. Inset: The Charity Chariot.(Missing from picture are Audrey Slevin and Aimee Flaherty),

Charity Chariot is taking to the roads for a good cause

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IT was a sad day when the ‘General Liam’ was laid to rest. He had been a good, faithful servant and, although prone to the odd breakdown, he was never...
Former Galway ladies football star and Annaghdown's spiritual leader, Fiona Wynne, who, nine years after retiring from the game, will line out for her club in this Sunday's All-Ireland intermediate club final at Parnell Park.

The comeback women who is Annaghadown’s driving force

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon WHEN Annaghdown native Fiona Wynne retired from club football in 2007, she thought that was it. She had few regrets. As playing careers go, she had achieved more than many,...
Laurencetown native Karen Dolphin, who is current national karate kata champion and British Open champion, who will compete at the inaugural European Games in Azerbaijan.

Karate champion bound for inaugural European Games

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon IN just under a month, a star-studded Ireland team, led by Olympic gold medallist Katie Taylor, will compete in the inaugural European Games – an international multi-sport event backed by...
A pilot project, entitled SHE (Sport, Happiness and Education) is promoting young girls in sport and is headed up by former Galway United boss Don O'Riordan. Photo shows girls going through the obstacle course under the supervision of coach Rachel Moloney.

‘Be happy’ formula aims to get young girls involved in sport

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon A new pilot scheme which seeks to arrest the slide of young girls dropping out of sport by promoting ‘happiness and education’ commenced in Galway City this week under the...
Galway United's new captain Colm Horgan who would love an extended run in the FAI Cup.

Galway United set their stall on defying the doom merchants

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon AS Galway United embark on a new season, where they will look to avoid being one of the three clubs to be relegated from the top-flight in a reshuffle to...


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